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Community meetings to highlight flood defence options

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Community meetings are taking place next week to provide residents with an opportunity to voice their opinions about the future of the Isle of Man’s sea defences. The Department of Infrastructure and flood management specialists JBA Consulting will highlight potential long-term measures to combat harbour flooding and coastal overtopping. The presentations, which will feature content […]

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Tell us about your WWI commemorative events

| February 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

Organisers of World War One commemorative events in the Isle of Man are being encouraged to promote their plans via a central online calendar. Significant milestones this year include the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the ocean liner Lusitania in the Irish Sea by a German U-boat. Peel Commissioners are planning an event on […]

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SMP ACCOUNTING & TAX ANNOUNCES SPONSORSHIP OF JCC IOM NETWORKING EVENT

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

SMP Accounting & Tax is sponsoring an upcoming social event organised by the JCC IOM (Junior Chamber of Commerce Isle of Man). The Wine Tasting Challenge, at the Salt Bar & Kitchen in Douglas, will be an opportunity for guests to meet in an informal setting, as well as a chance to sample some fine […]

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Isle of Man Stamps and Coins representatives prepare for Spring Stampex 2015

| February 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Representatives of Isle of Man Stamps and Coins are getting ready to attend this year’s Spring Stampex, one of the UK’s largest stamp shows, held from 18 – 21 February in London at the Business Design Centre.   Stampex is a well-established twice yearly stamp show organised by the Philatelic Traders Society (PTS), and one […]

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Douglas Carnival and Peel longboat races promise an action-packed summer Saturday

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saturday July 18th promises to be an action-packed family day out in the Isle of Man after the organisers of the 2015 Douglas Carnival confirmed that the event will take place the same day as the Peel Viking longboat races. The carnival is, once again, being organised jointly by Douglas Development Partnership and Douglas Borough […]

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Egaming now and in the future

| February 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Peter Greenhill, CEO, e-Gaming Development at Isle of Man Government’s Department of Economic Development and Steve Brennan, CEO, Gambling Supervision Commission, will explore “Egaming now and in the future” for the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Isle of Man branch, at an event on 24 February 2015 at the Claremont Hotel, Douglas. Peter […]

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Open days to assist first time buyers

| February 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Those who are interested in purchasing a property through Government’s Shared Equity Purchase Assistance Schemes are being invited along to one of three open days. Staff from the Department of Health and Social Care’s Housing Team will be on hand to provide information and guidance between 12noon and 7pm on the following days: Thursday 19 […]

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R&B duo aim to smash round Island record!

R&B duo aim to smash round Island record!

| February 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Manx ultra-running legends Rob Sellors and Ben Scott are aiming to smash the record for running the 100-mile Raad ny Foillan coastal path. The pair are making the attempt to raise funds for The Children’s Centre’s charitable projects and will be starting on Peel Promenade at 2pm on Saturday March 16. They will be joined […]

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Equiom Solutions holds Tax Seminar for local residents

Equiom Solutions holds Tax Seminar for local residents

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

Tax and Estate Planning Specialists, Equiom Solutions Limited, recently held a Tax and Wealth Management Seminar for local residents and their advisers. The Seminar, which took place on Tuesday 20th January at the Palace Hotel in Douglas, was attended by 140 delegates, including individuals and representatives from the legal, property and finance sectors. The speaker […]

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Successful conference sets out Island’s clean energy plans

Successful conference sets out Island’s clean energy plans

| February 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development hosted a successful breakfast seminar at the recent Rushlight Show, a leading event for the clean tech energy industry. Over 170 people registered to attend the Isle of Man business breakfast event in London. Dr Ken Milne, Director of Energy at the Department of Economic Development, hosted the event and […]

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